|Michael Mariotte, NIRS, Update on Radiation from Fukushima: Understanding What Meltdown is as Applied to Japan Leak - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for May 25, 2011 Michael Mariotte, NIRS, Update on Radiation from Fukushima: Understanding What Meltdown is as Applied to Japan Leak Produced by, Dori Smith TRT:28:58 Music fades long, 40:00 and also at midway point in the program we feature a 1:14 sec. clip of Courtney Doweâs, Radiation Blues. Download at Pacifica's Audioport or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org Weâre continuing to update the situation in Japan at Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant where Japan Electric now admit...
Keywords: Fukushima; what does the word meltdown actually mean? Three plants fuel melted; one plant pipes were the problem; japan; nuclear radiation leak; ocean; Green Peace; Rainbow Warrior
|An Interview with Jerry Lembcke on his book, Hanoi Jane, part 2 - Dori Smith|
An Interview with Jerry Lembcke on his book, Hanoi Jane, part 2 Talk Nation Radio for September 15, 2010, Jerry Lembcke on his book, Hanoi Jane, part 2 Produced by, Dori Smith in Storrs, Connecticut and syndicated with Pacifica Network Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org. We hear more from Vietnam War veteran and scholar Jerry Lembcke as we continue our conversation about propaganda, myths, and war, from Vietnam to Iraq and Afghanistan...
Keywords: Hanoi Jane; Jane Fonda; Vietnam War; myths about Fonda; she went on Radio Hanoi to urge soldiers to stop the bombing; was later attacked by the right wing including the John Birch Society
|Suncere Ali Shakur on Grass Roots Aid for Haiti - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for January 20, 2010 Suncere Ali Shakur on Grass Roots Aid for Haiti http://mutualaiddisasterrelief.com/ We hear about the urgently needed grass roots medical and food aid efforts by some of same people who went into New Orleans in 2005 to help the most poor victims of Hurricane Katrina. Their first team into Port au Prince is already working to give out aid and provide medical support...
Keywords: Suncere Ali Shakur; Grass Roots Aid for Haiti; Mutual Aid Disaster Relief; Being Able to Move Heaven and Earth for Haiti; medical and food aid for Haiti; long term; the people who helped New Orleans; Common Ground Aid; now help Haiti
|Palestinian Statehood, Discussion with Law Prof. Francis A. Boyle, Plan B, Uniting for Peace Resolution - Dori Smith|
Palestinian Statehood, Discussion with Law Prof. Francis A. Boyle Plan B Uniting for Peace Resolution âTime to end Israelâs stall and delay tactics on so called talks while they build settlements,â Boyle says. We discuss history of the discussion on Palestinian statehood. Review of year long effort to get votes, UN Security Council, Israel, US, and Palestinian leaders. TRT:29:00 Produced by Dori Smith Music by Fritz Heede Download at Pacificaâs Audioport or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org P...
Keywords: Palestinian Statehood; U.N. General Assembly; U.N. Security Council; on Palestinian statehood; history of statehood quest for Palestinians; Plan B; Uniting for Peace; media on Israel and Palestine; bias toward Israel extreme during considerations at UN Security Council on Palestinian Statehood; ICC; International Criminal Court
|Sprouts: Voices of Concern about Obama's MidEst Policies - Dori Smith|
This week's Sprouts: Voices of Concern about Obama's MidEast Policies Produced by: Dori Smith and David Haseltine, WHUS Storrs, FM 91.7 at the University of Connecticut Left KU Channel Thursday, July 9, 2009 3PM EST TRT: 29:23 Download as broadcast quality .mp3: here Or go to http://audioport.org and search the word "Sprouts" - or go to Sprouts: "Voices of Concern about Obama's MidEast Policies" This week's stories: There are important conversations taking place in the US and around the world as...
Keywords: Camillo Mac Bica; US Military Veteran and Vet for Peace; journalists Sherwood Ross; Anti War News; and Jeremy Hammond; Foreign Policy Journal; International Law Professor Francis A. Boyle; Trita Parsi; President of NIAC; Prof Cyrus E. Zirakzadeh; UCONN
|Josh Stearns of Free Press on the Proposed Comcast/NBC Merger And why it's Bad for America - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for December 3, 2009 Josh Stearns on the Proposed Comcast/NBC Merger and why it's Bad for America Free Press Stages an Uprising Against a Mega-Merger in Media Power! Produced by Dori Smith TRT: 29:21 music fades Syndicated with Pacifica Network, download at Audioport.org Independent Radio Station upload sites: Archive.org and Racio4all.net Special thanks to the community radio, public radio, netcasting, radio teams that are airing Talk Nation Radio weekly and contributing to Me...
Keywords: Free Press on Media Consolidation; Mega Merger; Comcast and NBC; Josh Stearns
|Dahr Jamail Lecture at ECSU on Reinventing Journalism in a Time of War - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for October 14, 2009 Dahr Jamail Lecture at ECSU on Reinventing Journalism in a Time of War Special thanks to Promoting Enduring Peace, and Professor Helma De Vries, Political Science Dept., at ECSU, Eastern Connecticut State University, in Willimantic, CT, who coordinated the event where Dahr Jamail spoke. Thanks also to Eastern Connecticut State University, their technical division, staff, and the human rights group on campus, for welcoming Dahr Jamail for this taped event...
Keywords: Dahr Jamail lecture; ECSU; Eastern Connecticut State University; Willimantic; CT; Promoting Enduring Peace; Special Thanks to ECSU and to Prof. Helma De Vries; Political Science Dept; soldiers who refuse to deploy to Iraq and Afghanistan being stripped of benefits
|This Revolution Will be Televised, and Tax Day Politics - Dori Smith|
Tax Day Tea Parties This Revolution will be Televised TRT: 29:42 Produced by Dori Smith of Talk Nation Radio in Storrs , Connecticut We explore some of the politics behind Tax Day Tea Party demonstrations held April 15th. They were not so much 'grass roots' as 'AstroTurf' roots, says Thomas MacMillan. Plus CT Rob Simmons in his run against Senator Dodd. Brian Frederick , Deputy Editorial Director at Media Matters for America, Thomas MacMillan of the New Haven Independent, Peter Howe of Boston's ...
Keywords: Tax Day Tea Party; 2009; Boston; Washington D.C; Media Matters; FSRN; The New Haven Independent; Republican Rob Simmons
|Mississippi River to Crest to 48 Feet, Record, Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, TEMA, Spokesperson Dean Lener, Interview - Dori Smith|
May 7, 2011 Produced by, Dori Smith This is a news update on the state of emergency in Tennessee where the Mississippi River is expected to crest at 48 feet. That's the highest level ever recorded, and so anyone living along the Mississippi and its tributaries are asked to leave. This is not a mandatory evacuation order according to Dean Lener af the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency, but state officials are urging people to check their areas of Memphis and find a designated shelter or move ...
Keywords: Tennessee; Mississippi River to Crest at 48 FT
|Frank Barat, Russell Tribunal on Palestine, and Richard Falk, UN Human Rights, on Free Gaza Flotilla Attack by Israel - Dori Smith|
Frank Barat, Russell Tribunal on Palestine, and Richard Falk, UN Human Rights, on Free Gaza Flotilla Attack by Israel Talk Nation Radio update TRT: 29:18 Produced by Dori Smith We discuss events on board Free Gaza Flotilla ships with Frank Barat and Richard Falk, professor of international law emeritus, Princeton University and Special Rapporteur on Occupied Palestinian Territories for the United Nations Human Rights Council.
Keywords: Free Gaza flotilla; Richard Falk; Frank Barat; Russell Tribunal
|Talk Nation Radio:Paul Blanch part 2, US Nuclear Power Plant Safety Issues - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for May 19, 2011 Talk Nation Radio:Paul Blanch part 2, US Nuclear Power Plant Safety Issues TRT:29:01 Produced by Dori Smith, Storrs, Connecticut Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org We continue our conversation with nuclear expert and whistle blower, Paul Blanch, about symptoms of decay within Americaâs nuclear industry. They said theyâd learn from the Fukushima Daiichi nightmare...
Keywords: Paul Blanch; U.S. nuclear plants; leaks; tritium; lack of adequate testing; lack of adequate plans for distribution of Potassium Iodine; Japan; Fukushima; America; Millstone
|Dahr Jamail on the Will to Resist within the US Military - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for September 10, 2009 Dahr Jamail on the Will to Resist within the US Military Dahr Jamail continues to describe some of his personal reactions to interviewing U.S. soldiers. He points out that some 1.4 million Iraqi civilians are said to have perished since the 2003 U.S. invasion. The soldiers too are victims of the U.S. Military, âthe green machineâ Jamail says. And the Military doesnât care any more about them than about the Iraqi people...
Keywords: Dahr Jamail; US Military; The Will to Resist; Soldiers who Refuse to Fight in Iraq and Afghanistan; CT book tour 2009; Will to Resist http://willtoresist.blogspot.com
|Josh Ruebner on Israelâs Declining International Reputation - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio Josh Ruebner on the Decline in Israelâs International Standing Suddenly Israel seems unable to control the debate. Josh Ruebner calls the recent behavior of Israeli leaders, âerraticâ. Is there a policy shift on the horizon? TRT: 29:29 Produced by Dori Smith, Storrs, CT Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org Josh Ruebner, the National Advocacy Director for the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation joins us to look at US and Israel poli...
Keywords: Josh Ruebner; National Advocacy Director for the US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation; Turkey and Israel; U.S. and Israel; 30 billion in military aid through 2018; Israel facing decline in international reuptation
|Breaking News, Cairo, Egyptian Police Beat Gaza Freedom Marchers in Streets, 1 dead - Dori Smith|
Egyptian Police Beat Americans and Others Talk Nation Radio special with breaking news from Cairo December 31, 2009 Delegates from USA and other countries were beaten in Cairo. We get updates from two delegates to Gaza Freedom March who were beaten and thrown to sidewalk atop others already collapsed there. CORRECTION TO THIS PHRASE: Marie-Renée Le Grand died of a heart attack. We regret the error...
Keywords: Gaza Freedom March; Cairo police; beating protesters in streets of Cairo; Egypt; one French woman dead at hands of riot police; many others severely beaten and detained
|Wall Street, Banks, EU and US Debt, an Interview with Ellen Brown - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for December 8, 2011 Wall Street, Banks, EU and US Debt, an Interview with Ellen Brown Ellen Brown is author of the book Web of Debt, she is chair and president of the educational non profit think tank, the publicbankinginstitute.org. Look for her online at webofdebt.com. We hear about options that states and counties have for starting their own US banks that could change the entire equation, reducing the power and influence of giant banks and helping solve the US debt crisis...
Keywords: Wall Street; Banks; EU and US Debt; an Interview with Ellen Brown; public banking institute; European Central Bank; Interest Rates charged to Greece and Italy provoked their debt crisis; major banks get bailed out through loan program of ECB and Federal Reserve; December 2011; wall street; occupy wall street; state bank; county bank; the solution to banks having too much power; banks speculate with your money; speculate with money loaned for bail out in EU debt crisis; call to end speculation by banks with money that is not their money
|Paul Fitzgerald and Elizabeth Gould with expert analysis of news on Afghanistan and Pakistan, Journalists at Risk, and Muhammad Khurshid in Pakistan on Peshawar Violence - Dori Smith|
alk Nation Radio for April 21, 2010 Elizabeth Gould and Paul Fitzgerald, News Analysis, Pakistan and Afghanistan, Muhammad Khurshid in Tribal Region of Pakistan Elizabeth Gould and Paul Fitzgerald, provide their expert news analysis on Afghanistan and Pakistan. The threat to these journalists from War Lord Gulbuddin HekmatyarÃ¢s U.S. representative. And in Pakistan, journalist Muhammad Khurshid describes threats to civilians, journalists, political figures, and others, as a month of April terr...
Keywords: Pakistan; Afghanistan; war lords; violence in Peshawar; April 2010; journalists at risk; journalists threatened in Pakistan by various groups including government; Afghanistan; U.S. war in Afghanistan; Obama administration; Crossing Zero; book by Gould and Fitzgerald; Elizabeth Gould; Paul Fitzgerald; Muhammad Khurshid; Bajaur Agency; Tribal Region; Pakistan
|Gaza Freedom March update New Year's Day events 12 31 09 - Dori Smith|
Thursday, December 31, 2009 Egyptian Police Beat Americans and (correction) (French Citizen dies of heart attack) Streets of Cairo during Protests Talk Nation Radio special with breaking news from Cairo December 31, 2009 Delegates from USA and other countries were beaten in Cairo. We get updates from two delegates to Gaza Freedom March who were beaten and thrown to sidewalk atop others already collapsed there...
Keywords: Gaza police beat protesters; we corrected this to delete info on death of Marie Renee; she has died sadly but not from a beating at hands of Egyptian police; we regret the error and will offer an update in the form of a new show soonest; dori
|George H. Rawitscher Ph.D. of CT Citizens for Global Solutions and UNA - Dori Smith|
George H. Rawitscher Ph.D. of CT Citizens for Global Solutions and UNA speaks with Dori Smith of WHUS on Connecticut and the World, energy, peace and justice work, human rights. December 2008 We discuss the State of Connecticut and activism toward a necessary transformation in the way we live. Professor Rawitscher discusses a talk by Donald Williams, Senate Pro Tem, State of Connecticut. We will post the audio of that talk as well...
Keywords: renewable energy; scientific advances; organizing; University of Connecticut; scientists beginning to form postiive ideas and activities on energy research
|Information is Democracy for Iran Policy or Military Sexual Trama Cases - Dori Smith|
Information is Democracy for Iran Policy or Military Sexual Trama Cases Talk Nation Radio, for December 16, 2010 Information is Democracy for Iran Policy or Military Sexual Trama Cases Gareth Porter, Jordan Flaherty and Taylor Asen, Yale Law Veterans Clinic TRT:29:19 Download at Pacifica Network here then at archive.org and radio4all.net Produced by, Dori Smith, Storrs, CT and syndicated nationally with Pacifica Network First broadcast on WHUS Storrs, FM 91.7, a Pacifica Affiliate Station in Con...
Keywords: MST; Yale Law School case with SWAN and ACLU; Gareth Porter; Iran Wikileaks Drama
|Francis A. Boyle on the 2009 US--Russia Start Talks - Dori Smith|
Francis A. Boyle on US and Russia Start Talks Talk Nation Radio for July 9, 2009 Francis A. Boyle on US and Russia Start Talks History, perspective, and whatâs going on behind the scenes? Professor Boyleâs book, âThe Criminality of Nuclear Deterrence,â defines the stakes posed by weapons of mass destruction in a post 9/11 world. He clarifies the history of the Start Talks and talks about what is at stake in 2009...
Keywords: Russian President Dimitri Medvedev; US President Barack Obama; Moscow Start Talks 2009; influence of Neocons on Obama policy in the MidEast
|Chuck Luther Thanksgiving Message for President Obama and the Military part two with reinstalled player - Dori Smith|
This is to correct a problem with the embed link for the player. Also available as a full hour program at Archive.org. Search: Chuck Luther, Disposable Warriors, A Thanksgiving Message for President Obama and the Military TRT:29:50 Produced by Dori Smith Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here and at Radio4all.net and Archive.org In his Thanksgiving message President Barack Obama said it was a time to remember those who cannot sit down to break bread with those they love...
Keywords: President Obama; Iraq and Afghan Wars; U.S. Military; Veteran of the Iraq War demands change in the way soldiers with invisible wounds of war are treated; better mental health care for PTSD and TBI; traumatic brain injury
|John Feffer on President Obama, Foreign Policy, and the Cost of Empire - Dori Smith|
John Feffer on President Obama, Foreign Policy, and the Cost of Empire July 23rd, 2009 Talk Nation Radio for July 22, 2009 John Feffer on President Obama, Foreign Policy, and the Cost of Empire Produced by Dori Smith Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here and at Archive.org and Radio4all.net John Fefferâs July 14th piece is titled, âThe Cost of Empireâ. In it he refers to President Barack Obama as the âconsummate pitch manâ...
Keywords: foreign policy; Bush versus Obama re foreign policy; John Feffer; FPIF.org; remind Obama of his own words; peace; Middle East; Iran; Afghanistan; Iraq
|Gaza Freedom March - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for Christmas Week, December 23, 2009 Reuploaded for June 28, 2010 Also featuring Olga Ghazaryan is Oxfam InternationalÃ¢s regional director for the Middle East TRT:29: Download at PacificaÃ¢s Audioport at: Or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org As other American college students head home for the holidays, others head to Gaza for Christmas, December 31st. Some are Christians and hope to be in Bethlehem for Christmas then meet 1,000 other international activists and tens of th...
Keywords: Gaza Freedom March 2009; Bethlehem and Gaza; Hedy Epstein; rap group MAP; Oxfam International; Olga Ghazaryan
|Brad Friedman Troubleshoots our Voting Systems ahead of the November 2, 2010 Congressional Elections - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for September 23, 2010 Brad Friedman Troubleshoots our Voting Systems ahead of the November 2, 2010 Congressional Elections Voting special Number 1 for the 2010 Congressional Election on November 2, 2010 Produced by Dori Smith, Storrs, CT TRT: 29:00 Download at Pacifica's audioport here Or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org Brad Friedman of Bradblog.com joins us with an overview of the nation's voting systems as we approach the November 2nd, Congressional election...
Keywords: ELection; 2010; congressional race; brad friedman; voting machines; brad friedman troubleshoots our voting machines ahead of the 2010 congressional election
|Talk Nation Radio interview with Prof Alex Shvartsman on Diebold TSX Integrity Flaws - Dori Smith|
The Diebold TSX voting terminal Diebold submitted in 2006 as state voting officials were running their legal procurement process is easily hacked. Prof Shvartsman explains what was learned by the University of Connecticut Voting Technology Research Center. Story at talknationradio.org and ctnewsjunkie.com
Keywords: Diebold TSX; Alex Shvartsman; Dori Smith; Voting Machine Easily Hacked
|BP Tries to Disperse Concern amid Calls for Prosecutions and Reform, Dr. Ira Leifer, Flow Rate Tech Group, Scott West, Retired EPA Special Agent - Dori Smith|
BP Tries to Disperse Concern amid Calls for Prosecutions and Reform Talk Nation Radio for June 10, 2010 BP Tries to Disperse Concern amid Calls for Prosecutions and Reform, Dr. Ira Leifer, Flow Rate Tech Group, Scott West, Retired EPA Special Agent Produced by Dori Smith TRT: 29:00 Download at Pacificaâs Audioport and at Radio4all.net and Archive.org Dr. Ira Leifer, Ira Leifer, an associate researcher at the Marine Science Institute of the University of California, Santa Barbara, Flow Rate Tech...
Keywords: BP; tries to disperse public concern with low flow rate numbers; Dr. Ira Leifer; Marine Science Institute; University of California; Santa Barbara; CA; Scott West; former EPA Special Agent in Charge; BP's Alaska spill; flow rate underestimated again by BP; Admiral Thad Allen; Corexit; Superfund
|Libor Koznar on the Audacity of Hope to Gaza: As Freedom Flotilla Passengers begin their Civil and Human Rights Mission on Behalf of Palestinians - Dori Smith|
Libor Koznar on the Audacity of Hope to Gaza: As Freedom Flotilla Passengers begin their Civil and Human Rights Mission on Behalf of Palestinians Talk Nation Radio for June 29, 2011 Special series on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla Libor Koznar on the Audacity of Hope to Gaza, as Freedom Flotilla Passengers begin their Civil and Human Rights Mission on behalf of Palestinians Once again peace activists are challenging the Israel stranglehold on Palestinians in Gaza, with ten more ships making their way...
Keywords: Libor Koznar; Talk Nation Radio journalist on board the Audacity of Hope to Gaza; Israel threatens to ban journalists on board Gaza flotilla for ten years; according to the Foreign Press Association
|Amjad Shawa, Palestine, Cecelia Goin, Jerusalem, and Francis A. Boyle, on Gaza Embargo Change and Israel's Investigation into Flotilla Deaths - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for June 17, 2010 Amjad Shawa, Palestine, Cecelia Goin, Jerusalem, and Francis A. Boyle, on Gaza, Was a deal struck to lighten the blockade of Gaza in exchange for cooperation with investigation of flotilla killings? Israel announced it will add more items to the list of goods allowed into Gaza. We contacted Palestinian aid coordinator Amjad Shawa as the story was developing, ICRC, spokesperson Cecelia Goin for comment on their strongest call yet for Israel to lift its blockade...
Keywords: Gaza Embargo against international law says ICRC; Turkey; US; EU; calls to lift embargo; Gaza Flotilla; aid; ICRC; killings on Mavi Marmara; investigative panel includes biased panel members; Lord David Trimble; Friends of Israel Initiative member and former Canadian Military attorney; Ken Watkin
|Chris Allen-Doucot on Visit to Palestine: Settlers both join in protests, cause problems - Dori Smith|
Chris Allen-Doucot on Visit to Palestine: Settlers both join in protests, cause problems May 5th, 2011 Talk Nation Radio for May 5, 2011 Chris Allen-Doucot on Visit to Palestine: Settlers both join in protests, cause problems Produced by Dori Smith, in Storrs, CT Download at Pacificaâs Audioport or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org Part one: We hear a talk given in Storrs, Connecticut, by Chris Allen Doucot, a founder of the Hartford Catholic Worker...
Keywords: Palestine; Palestinian; Israel; Israeli; Christian; Christian Zionist; crisis about land not religion; ISM; protest movement in Israel; protests against the wall; Jewish settlers; two state; one state; peace talks
|Jeff Bartos of IVAW CT and Denisa Jashari, Trinity College Anti War Coalition - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for October 8, 2009 Jeff Bartos of IVAW CT and Denisa Jashari, Trinity College Anti War Coalition US Veteran Jeff Bartos, IVAW CT describes G20 arrest, and state and national anti war activities. IVAW CT co founder Chris Grohs, who has worked as a media activist at WHUS FM 91.7 Radio for the People, at the University of Connecticut, in Storrs, Connecticut, discusses need to increase membership...
Keywords: Dahr Jamail; end war in Iraq and Afghanistan; Chris Grohs and Jeff Bartos; IVAW CT; Denisa Jashari; Trinity College Anti War Coalition
|AWOL over PTSD, Jeff Hanks is Helped by IVAWâs Operation Recovery - Dori Smith|
AWOL over PTSD, Jeff Hanks is Helped by IVAWâs Operation Recovery November 11th, 2010 Talk Nation radio for November 10, 2010 AWOL over PTSD, Jeff Hanks is Helped by IVAWâs Operation Recovery 1st Infantryman Jeff Hanks, Reporter Sarah Lazare Jeff Hanks is AWOL and the group Iraq Veterans Against the War is supporting him as part of a new campaign called Operation Recovery. IFAW.org is the web site, they are asking the Military and the White House to stop deploying soldiers that have been wound...
Keywords: Iraq Veterans Against the War; IVAW; Jeff Hanks; awol soldier has PTSD; seeks help; Military tries to redeploy soldier with symptoms of PTSD
|David Rovics on the Music of Political and Economic Activism, improved sound quality - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for September 24, 2009 David Rovics on the Music of Political and Economic Activism Remastered version, corrected Sat. 9-26-09 Produced by Dori Smith TRT:29:43 David Rovics is on an international tour, and he met up with Dahr Jamail briefly in Connecticut where they shared the stage at Wesleyan University. Prior to his arrival we spoke with Rovics by phone to discuss his tour and the significance of sharing a stage with Dahr Jamail...
Keywords: David Rovics; Dahr Jamail; Afghanistan; Iraq; war; anti war message from David Rovics
|Phyllis Bennis on Afghan War, Gaza, Israelâs Growing Militancy - Dori Smith|
Phyllis Bennis on Afghan War, Gaza, Israelâs Growing Militancy January 14th, 2010 This week on Talk Nation Radio, Phyllis Bennis on Afghanistan and Gaza. âIsrael is more militant now than in January of 2009,â says expert at the Institute for Policy Studies, IPS, in Washington D.C. TRT: 29:33 Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here if you are a member or free at Radio4all.net and Archive.org As Obama widens Bushâs war on terror, U.S...
Keywords: Phyllis Bennis; Afghan War; Gaza War; A Second Gaza War in January 2010; Bradley Burston; U.S. militarism
|Mutual Aid Disaster Relief Haiti Continues with Roger Benham - Dori Smith|
Mutual Aid Disaster Relief Haiti Continues with Roger Benham Talk Nation Radio for March 4, 2010 Mutual Aid Disaster Relief Haiti Continues with Roger Benham, part two of our discussion about the relief efforts in Haiti Physicians working in Haiti are praising the group, Mutual Aid Disaster Relief Haiti and volunteers like our guest, Connecticut EMT Roger Benham. The wounds treated by the team have been in perfect condition after the fast response they made, and the ad hoc team that caught rides...
Keywords: Mutual Aid Disaster Relief; Haiti; Mutual Aid Disaster Relief dot org; Roger Benham; Reflections on Haiti; Kembe Fem; Stay Strong in Creole; Media Coverage on Haiti
|The Yes Men, Rainforest Action Network, Amazon Watch, Nab Chevron for False PR Campaign - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for October 21, 2010 The Yes Men, Rainforest Action Network, Amazon Watch, Nab Chevron for False PR Campaign "We Agree" with Chevron say the Yes Men, but they are spoofing the oil giant. Interview with Maria Ramos of the Rainforest Action Network about the trick they played on Chevron, and why. She discusses the critical situation in the Amazon where people are sick and some have died because of oil toxicity that is Chevron's responsibility...
Keywords: Yes Men spoof Chevron; ad campaign is a bust as environmentalists step in with the facts about Chevron's responsibilities in the Amazon for spill greater than BP's Gulf oil Spill; Maria Ramos; Rainforest Action Network; clip of trailer from film woven songs of the Amazon
|Nora Barrows Friedman, worst basic living conditions I have ever seen in Palestine - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for March 11, 2010 Nora Barrows Friedman, worst basic living conditions I have ever seen in Palestine Produced by Dori Smith TRT: 29:45 Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here or at free sites Radio4all.net and Archive.org. We speak with award winning reporter Nora Barrows Friedman, Senior Producer at Flashpoints Radio. She arrived in Bethlehem in February and has been reporting regularly for Flashpoints, her daily news program produced at Pacifica Radio station KPFA-FM 94.1 in ...
Keywords: Nora Barrows Friedman; Israel; Palestine; settlers; settlements; peace talks; V.P.Joe Biden; P.M. Benyamin Netanyahu; U.S. role in Israel; new settlements continue through 2009 and March 2010
|Has US been fomenting Unrest in Iran, Jeremy R. Hammond - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for July 1, 2009 Has the US been fomenting unrest in Iran? An interview with editor Jeremy R. Hammond of Foreign Policy Journal Jeremy R. Hammond's June 23rd story: "Has the U.S. Played a Role in Fomenting Unrest During Iranâs Election?" It offers a kind of history of US propaganda and covert operations aimed at regime change in Iran with references to other operations of the NED in various countries...
Keywords: Iran; NED; Natonal Endowment for Democracy; CIA in Iran; is US fomenting unrest in Iran; Bush policy; Obama policy; US support for militant organizations operating in Iran
|Pacifica's Sprouts: Interview with Rahimullah Yusufzai, in Peshawar, Pakistan re Faisal Shahzad - Dori Smith|
Produced by: Dori Smith of Talk Nation Radio Reedited from this week's Talk Nation interview, contains news feature Interview with Rahimullah Yusufzai, in Peshawar, Pakistan Left KU Channel Thursday, May 6, 2010, 3PM EST TRT: 29:00 http://audioport.org and either use search work "Sprouts" - or go to Weekly Shows and choose sound file: "Sprouts: Times Square Bomber Faisal Shahzad http://www.audioport.org/index.php?op=program-info&program_id=32797&nav=type&session=8e5f58fa56f747d36c19caef27e67d53&...
Keywords: Rahimullah Yusufzai; in Peshawar; Pakistan; Faisal Shahzad case; Waziristan; tribal region
|Shannon Young from Oaxaca, Mexico, with News in Context - Dori Smith|
Shannon Young from Oaxaca, Mexico, with News in Context Talk Nation Radio for October 7, 2010 Shannon Young from Oaxaca with News in Context, Compelled to Find Justice Produced by Dori Smith, in Storrs, CT TRT:29:33 music fades Download at Pacifica's Audioport here:and at radio4all.net and archive.org Music by Fritz Heede, also Avion de Kondoy, Banda Region Mixe, on My Space Journalist Shannon Young has been providing breaking news reports from Oaxaca, Mexico, during years of change and upheaval...
Keywords: Oaxaca; San Juan Copala; Triqui Nation; UBISORT paramilitaries. political history; agriculture; land slides; political corruption; attacks on journalists; and musical traditions of Tlahuitoltepec
|General Strike in Puerto Rico, and H.P. Albarelli on the CIA, Corporate and Political Ambitions - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for May 20, 2010 Produced by Dori Smith TRT: 29.01 music fades Download at Pacificaâs Audioport or at Archive.org and Radio4all.net There are countless CIA people in Afghanistan who are on the front lines, who are actually fighting. Author H.P. Albarelli, Jr. There have been messages in solidarity from students all over the world so I think the message is out there and its powerful and I think the government will have to listen now because now they are looking bad...
Keywords: Puerto Rico; general strike; The University of Puerto Rico; CIA; TrineDay books; A Terrible Mistake; The Murder of Frank Olson and the CIA's Secret Cold War Experiments; Afghanistan; private CIA armies
|Shanynn Moore on Sarah Palin, A Politician she knows well and has reported on extensively - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio special on Alaskas Gov. Sarah Palin September 5th, 2008 Talk Nation Radio special: Alaska Progressive Reporter Shannyn Moore on the Gov. Sarah Palin she knows. Listen to this weeks election special show or download at this JUST A GIRL FROM HOMER is attracting lots of attention because Moore knows Alaska Governor Sarah Palin well and has interviewed her many times. She delves into the more controversial Sarah Palin, her church, her prayers for Walmart and for mergers between peo...
Keywords: Shanynn Moore; Shannon; Shanynn; Governor Sarah Palin; knows Palin; reporter Shanynn Moore shows Sarah Palin; religion; oil; Alaska corruption; Palin
|The US President, the Peace Prize, and War in the Middle East, Discussion with Francis A. Boyle and Norwegian Editor Rolleiv Solholm - Dori Smith|
The US President, the Peace Prize, and War in the Middle East Francis A. Boyle and Norwegian Editor Rolleiv Solholm Talk Nation Radio special 1 hour discussion on politics, human rights, and the environment. Produced by Dori Smith TRT: 59:09 International Law and politics expert Francis A. Boyle, and Rolleiv Solholm, Chief Editor at The Norway Post, discuss prospects for peace in Palestine and assess the significance of President Barack Obamaâs Nobel Peace Prize...
Keywords: The Norway Post; Rolleiv Solholm; Chief Editor; Prof Francis A. Boyle; International Law expert; Palestine; war is peace; peace is war; Orwell's 1984 as Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize; not as bad as Kissinger getting it; Norway has troops in Afghanistan; but NATO Gen. Sect. calls for more in general; peace keeping mission or not; escalation of war in Afghanistan; violence in Pakistan; civil war trends in Pakistan; Netanyahu trying to push Palestinians into intifada 3; which would be disaster says Boyle
|Shannyn Moore on Talk Nation Radio discusses Gov. Sarah Palin - Dori Smith|
Just a Girl from Alaska, who knows Sarah Palin and has interviewed her many times as one of Alaska's leading progressive radio voices. Listen to this weekâs election special show or download at this JUST A GIRL FROM HOMER is attracting lots of attention because Moore knows Alaska Governor Sarah Palin well and has interviewed her many times. She delves into the more controversial Sarah Palin, her church, her prayers for Walmart and for mergers between âpeopleâ and âcorporationsâ and her call...
Keywords: Dori Smith interviews Shanynn Moore about Sarah Palin; Dick Cheney phone call to Palin; A. B. Culvahouse vetted Palin
|Journalist Heiko Wimmen on Lebanon: Transitional Political Figures - Dori SMith|
Journalist Heiko Wimmen on Lebanon: Transitional Political Figures Talk Nation Radio for February 2, 2011 Journalist Heiko Wimmen on Lebanon, Transitional Political Figures Scholar and journalist Heiko Wimmen provides an overview of the political landscape. He has covered Lebanese politics for German print and broadcast media since the late 1990s and is author of âThe Long, Steep Fall of the Lebanon Tribunal,â published in Middle East Report Online, December 1, 2010...
Keywords: Journalist Heiko Wimmen; clip; of next show; Marc J. Sirois; former editor at The Daily Star of Lebanon reporting from Beirut
|Sprouts: Sustainable Aid to Africans - Dori Smith|
Pacificaâs Sprouts: Sustainable Aid for Africans Lifeline International This Week on Sprouts : Sustainable Aid for Africans Lifeline International Produced by Dori Smith Talk Nation Radio studios, Storrs, CT Left KU Channel Thursday, September 10, 2009, 3PM EST Total Time: 28:54 Download as broadcast quality .mp3 after Wednesday, September 10 at 2PM EST at http://www.audioport.org Here Or go to Weekly programs and click on: Sprouts: Sustainable Aid for Africans or search Sprouts...
Keywords: Dan Wolf; philanthropist; darfur; sudan; rocket stove; sprouts; pacifica; sustainable aid for africans
|Marine Veteran Charles McKinney, Journalist Dahr Jamail, Psychiatrist Jamshid A Marvasti, War and Mental Hell - Dori Smith|
Marine Veteran Charles McKinney, Journalist Dahr Jamail, Psychiatrist Jamshid A Marvasti, War and Mental Hell This Week on Sprouts: Marine Veteran Charles McKinney, Journalist Dahr Jamail, Psychiatrist Jamshid A Marvasti War and Mental Hell PRODUCER, Dori Smith Talk Nation Radio, Storrs, Connecticut Left KU Channel: 11/11/2009 3PM EST Total time 29:45 seconds music fades Download as broadcast quality .mp3 after Wednesday at 2PM EST: here http://www.audioport.org (free download access to the publ...
Keywords: Veteran's Day 2009; Jeff McKinney; Charles McKinney; US Military Veteran speaks out about his son's suicide in Iraq; urges the Military to do more to screen for TBI; traumatic brain injury; Psychiatrist does hypothetical assessment of Dr. Hasan; allleged FT Hood Shooter; Dahr Jamail on FT Hood and damage to US Military caused by Iraq and Afghan War policies
|Veteran for Peace Fred Louis, and Organizers for Dahr Jamailâs Will to Resist War Tour of CT - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for September 17, 20090 Veteran for Peace Fred Louis, and Organizers for Dahr Jamailâs Will to Resist War Tour of CT TRT: 29:26 Produced by Dori Smith Short audio clips for montage about Iraq and Afghan Wars: Democracy Now, NPR Morning Edition, sound from Pepperspray Production, Eyewitness In Iraq, Dahr Jamail an Unembedded Report Download at Audioport.org Radio4all.net and Archive.org Connecticut Plans Six Events: Topics: Six CT Events mark UN International Day of Peace Fred ...
Keywords: Hope Out Loud; Dahr Jamail; Veterans for Peace; Connecticut United for Peace; Promoting Enduring Peace; WHUS Radio FM 91.7; Talk Nation Radio; WESU 88.1 Wesleyan University; Unniversity of Connecticut Dodd Center; Konover auditorium; Wrench in the Works in Willimantic; Central Connecticut State University; Eastern Connecticut State University; Will to Resist War Tour; Connecticut 2009; Journalist Dahr Jamail on 2009 book; The Will to Resist; Soldiers who Refuse to Fight in Iraq and Afghanistan
|Ridgely Fuller, audio for slide show 2009 - Dori Smith|
Ridgely Fuller is a social worker from Boston who has been documenting the impact of the blockade and Gaza War on civilians. This is the audio content for the slide she she created in late 2009.
Keywords: Gaza; Ridgely Fuller; slide show
|Ben Adler on RNC Conservatives, Media, and Primaries: The Nation Magazine Election Writer takes us through Iowa, New Hampshire, South Carolina and Beyond - Dori Smith|
Talk Nation Radio for January 5, 2011 Ben Adler on RNC Conservatives, Media, and Primaries: The Nation Magazine election writer takes us through Iowa, New Hampshire, S. Carolina, and beyond. Produced by Dori Smith, Storrs, CT TRT: 29:00 Music by Fritz Heede What did the media ask Republican Presidential candidates, what was left out? The Nation Magazine's Ben Adler looks at Iowa, New Hampshire and S...
Keywords: Mitt Romney; Rick Santorum; Ron Paul; Iowa; New Hampshire; South Caronlina; Conservative Republican Candidates; Media on Iowa
|Donna Conroy on Corporations Holding Visas for their Foreign Workers - Dori Smith|
Donna Conroy on Corporations Holding Visas for their Foreign Workers Talk Nation Radio for February 4, 2010 Donna Conroy on Corporations Holding Visas for their Foreign Workers TRT: 29:45 Produced by Dori Smith Download at Pacificaâs Audioport here if you are a member or at Radio4all.net and Archive.org. Weâre joined by former IT worker Donna Conroy to talk about the way US corporations are able to hold visas, hiring âH-1bsâ, citizens from abroad who get hired for their US job openings...
Keywords: Donna Conroy; outsourcing; foreign workers; corporate visas; S 887; The H-1B and L-1 Visa Fraud and Abuse Prevention Act of 2009